Nov 14, 2012
Jul 25, 2006

Elderly Man Reading a Book

Elderly Man Reading a Book

first half 1600s

Nicolas Lagneau

(French, 1590-1666)

Black, red, white and chalk, with stumping; framing lines in black ink

Support: Beige(1) laid paper discolored to light brown

Sheet: 33.5 x 23.8 cm (13 3/16 x 9 3/8 in.)

Dudley P. Allen Fund 1964.98


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